Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Canon driver not found with W7 ?

06 Jan 2011   #11
Vale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks non, but i have the drivers and my problem is more then having them.....

I am unsure what the problem is at the mo, but i will post back after trying hopalongs advice. #2

Thanks all the same.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
06 Jan 2011   #12
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Try here & Select an OS:
PIXMA iP3000
Have tried the Windows 7 drivers from link above?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2011   #13
Vale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Its the ip4500 i am having the problem with, are you suggesting that the ip3000 driver will work for the ip4500 ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

06 Jan 2011   #14
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Vale View Post
Its the ip4500 i am having the problem with, are you suggesting that the ip3000 driver will work for the ip4500 ?
The software is the same, but the drivers inside might be not "up-to-date", so stick with the ip4500 serie!

I do not understand why those ip4500 drivers are at shame...they should work perfect on a windows 7 x64bits. I'm having no issue at all on my IP Pixma.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2011   #15
Vale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Well, pops is bringing his printer to my house on saturday to see if ot will install on my W7 home Premium 64bit, if it does then its his W7 Ultimate 64bit that has a problem, if it doesnt then it must be the printer surely ?
I will post back our findings on saturday,

Thanks for all the input offered.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2011   #16
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Vale

I understand what they were trying to tell you now. The driver for Win 7 is included in this add-on-module and that is what NON is using on his.
Though it isn't specifically addressed as having it included or not included on the web page.

If Non is already using it then it should work on your Dad's. Worse case scenario you have to uninstall it in Device Manager.
Best case it works.
Mike

From Non's post
Quote:
Canon Pixma IP4500 drivers (x32 & x64bits):

PIXMA iP4500

Select the OS (Windows 7) & Select the native language, then you'll have the x64bits drivers + add-on module for your printer!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2011   #17
Vale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Ok i see your point but i think its a different problem. Here is what we have done so far.

1 loaded Pixma IP4500 driver + add on from canon... didnt work. error pic (post #5)
2 loaded Vista 64 driver. error pic (as above)
3 Ran in compatibilty mode... not an option, ran capatibilty wizzard.... error pic.

The OS is having a problem with this PRINTUI.dll not starting.

It doesnt matter how many times we uninstall or reboot or reinstall etc when it trys to run the .exe the error comes up and that as far as it gets !

So is it a windows os error or bug ? he ran all his anti virus bits and bobs and its clean, the OS has only just been newly installed so its as fresh as fresh gets......

What do you suggest next cos we are stuck, we will only know if his OS is corrupt in any way when we try his printer in my machine on saturday i guess ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jan 2011   #18
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Did you delete the old printer driver in Device Manager before installing the IP4500?

We will see if we get some added ideas before Saturday. If I get any ideas I'll post them up also.

Mike

Delete the old printer driver in Device Manager first. No driver to interfere with below.
Try running this. It will try to fix registry errors. It is a Windows 7 tool no download. When it is finished running if it finds no problems or fixes them on the first run it will tell you.
If it says it found errors but could not fix them or fix all of them run the scan again up to a total of three times.
It usually takes more than one pass if problems are found on the first pass.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

This takes a while to run. Not hours though. Mine I ran with no errors took about 15 minutes for one pass.
About like doing a Full AV scan.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jan 2011   #19
Vale

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Mike, i cant thank you enough for your support here. your a top bloke, we will try the scan thing.

Only thing is, where in device manager is the printer driver ? i have looked for it on my system (i have the ip3000) and i cant see my own printer in device manager, and mine works so how will my dad see his ?

Can you give me a pointer as to where or what we are looking for just incase it isnt called for eg a printer driver ?

Thanks again Mike, i await your input.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jan 2011   #20
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Here is a picture of Device Manager.
Click Start> Control Panel> Device Manager.

Click the little triangles on the left to open and close the drop list.

Yours should have a printer in here somewhere.
After reading and thinking your Dad's may not actually have a listing. You may not have had a driver install to a point it was listed even as a damaged driver. It would have a yellow triangle next to a problem driver device.

So on your Dad's just run the SFC /scannow as in the tutorial and as I posted to run multiple times if needed. Forget removing the old driver it probably isn't there.

Also be aware there is a space between the SFC and the /

No space between / and scannow. When you type it yourself it is obvious if you are looking for it.

Mike
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Canon driver not found with W7 ?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Canon MF8000 Driver?
I can't find the driver for the Canon MF8000 printer on Windows 8.1? Can someone help me?
Hardware & Devices
Win 7 does not recognize my Canon 7D camera - driver not found
I have just built a new Win 7 Ultimate N-based PC for photo editing. When I attach my Canon 7D, the camera appears in my devices list with a warning (troubleshoot). When I do this it searches for the device driver, but comes back with an error that says that the driver was not installed...
Drivers
Canon Lide 60 - WIA driver
Hi! I have one problem. I have Windows 7 RC (build 7100, 64-bit) as my primary (only) OS. Everything works just fine but i have one "little" problem. I have Canon Lide 60 scanner and its not working completely. I can scan winth CanoScan Toolbox but i canīt access scanner settings under control...
Hardware & Devices
Canon Driver
It seems like this is an impossible task. I work at a non-profit (read: no budget) and our 3 computers crashed. We got a new laptop donated and everything is installed on it. However, we cannot find a driver for our copier: Canon GP 200 Which supports Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit HELP!
Drivers
canon multipass f50 driver
Just bought a new computer with windows 7, can't get Canon multipass F50 driver to download. Apparently there is an incompatability issue between the two...Who's at fault here and what can I do about it? I need the printer and can't afford a new one and I've given away the old computer. Help!...
Drivers
Canon LBP 5100 64-bit Driver
I notice that there are a number of posting in regards 64-bit drivers for Canon printers but no other posting for the Canon LBP 5100. I purchased this printer around 12 months ago and simply love it, mainly due to the auto duplex that make printing out PDF such an easy task. I intend building a...
Drivers


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Đ Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:52.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App